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NEW ANIMAL DRUG APPROVALS - January/February 2003

FDA Veterinarian Newsletter January/February 2003 Volume XVIII, No 1

Company
Generic and (Brand) Names
Indications
Routes/Remarks

Novartis Animal Health US, Inc.
(NADA 141-203)
Deracoxib (DeramaxxTM) RX
Dogs. For control of postoperative pain and inflammation associated with orthopedic surgery.
ORAL-The NADA provides for the veterinary prescription use of Deramaxx tablets for the control of postoperative pain and inflammation associated with orthopedic surgery in dogs weighing four or more pounds.
Federal Register 11/13/02

Purina Mills, Inc.
(NADA 141-171)
Lasalocid (Bovatec 68)
Pasture cattle. For increased rate of weight gain.
MEDICATED FEED-The NADA provides for the use of a lasalocid Type A medicated article to make free-choice Type C medicated feed mineral blocks used for increased rate of weight gain in pasture cattle (slaughter, stocker, feeder cattle, and dairy and beef replacement heifers).
Federal Register 12/05/02

Elanco Animal Health
A Division of Eli Lilly & Co.
(NADA 141-198)
Salinomycin (Bio-cox), Tylosin (Tylan)
Broiler chickens. For use as an aid in prevention of coccidiosis, and for increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.
MEDICATED FEED-The NADA provides for use of approved, single-ingredient salinomycin and tylosin phosphate Type A medicated articles to make two-way combination Type C medicated feeds used as an aid in the prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria tenella, E. necatrix, E. acervulina, E. maxima, E. brunetti, and E. mivati, and for increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency in broiler chickens.
Federal Register 12/05/02